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ERP Implementation Professional

Location: Penticton, BC, Canada
Date Posted: 04-17-2019
Our client is a popular Canadian manufacturing company in Penticton, BC. Would you like to be part of their dynamic team to support their exponential growth? Through collaboration and innovation, the company is transforming and evolving their organization, by implementing a new ERP system.
Farber is leading the search for an ERP Implementation support professional who can champion the financial transformation project. The modules include but not limited to General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Cash, Procurement, Inventory, Accounts Receivable, Sales Order and Invoicing. The incumbent will use their finance and business skills coupled with their ERP technical skills to dig into current processes, document, build out the future structure of the ERP system and tie it into the finance and operational (Procurement, Manufacturing, Logistics) functions. They will be the IT liaison, interacting with the vendors, and operate as the glue with the functional areas.
As an organization, the company does not have integrated and automated processes. They are an international business requiring centralized and standardized best practices, processes and internal controls. The incumbent will improve, drive changes, train and roll out new processes. You will work with user’s cross-functionally influencing future direction and adding value to the business.
To be considered for this role, you will possess the following:
  • Undergrad degree in Commerce or Computer Science, ideally with an accounting designation or related finance/accounting experience
  • 5+ years of Financial Systems experience, ideally with a nimble and flexible ERP platform;
  • Strong track record of implementing mid-sized ERP systems;
  • Knowledge of accounting and the financial modules of ERP systems;
  • Experience with a mid-sized manufacturing and distribution company is an asset;
  • Think outside of the box, challenge the status quo and have a mindset of continuous improvement.
  • Capabilities to manage change and coach staff during a transition period
This is a highly visible role, dealing with all levels of the organization driving critical Finance process optimization. Please apply immediately to be considered for this role.
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